Students from all over the world brought a taste of their countries to the University of Agder this week. For Irina Randrianarivelo, it is the last event before handing the Global Lounge over to new interns.
The University of Agder will debate the humanities’ role in environment, democracy and technology. How can the humanities enrich other academic traditions and the societal challenges we all are facing?
The flag will be flown at half mast today for Professor Anne Berit Fuglestad from the Department of Mathematical Sciences at the Faculty of Engineering and Science, Campus Kristiansand, who passed away on 18 August.
A delegation from the University of Dar es Salaam visited UiA from the 21st to the 23rd of August. Cooperation between the two institutions have been going on for some years, and now an expansion is planned.
During the first week of semester start, nearly no parking fines were issued. However, things are stricter now. On Monday 20 August, 23 parking fines were issued at UiA, each for NOK 600. An unfortunate expense that can be avoided.